The Knowledge Transfer Centre South (WTZ Süd)  is inviting to a joint event organised by the Styrian and Carinthian Universities “Protect Your Invention: The European Patent Office is presenting requirements and practical examples for patents”.

The European Patent Office gives an overview of inventions and patents. In great detail will the topics “Patentability: What is a patentable invention” and “Computer-Implemented Inventions” be examined.

Date and time: September 20th, 2016, 09:00 – 12:00
Venue: Technische Universität Graz, Kopernikusgasse 24/1st floor, lecture hall E

09:00-09:30 – Goals and tasks of the European Patent Office
09:30-10:00 – Definition and explanation of the topic: “Novelty”
10:00-10:30 – Definition and explanation of the topic: “Inventive Step”
10:30-11:00 – Break
11:00-12:00 – Computer-implemented inventions – Software patents

Registration until September 2nd, 2016 with Ms Jutta Sallmutter (, +43 316 873-6031)

For any further questions please contact:
DI Isabella Winter
+43 316 873-6929

Written by: Graz University of Technology, AM
on: 04.08.2016